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  • Ragn-Sells choses Presona – again!

    Ragn-Sells is currently expanding its operation by adding new capacity to its recycling plants in Karlstad, Norrköping and Örebro. Two new Presona LP 85 VH2 balers will allow the company to sort and bale all waste paper for Pressretur in Värmland, Östergötland and Närke. They will also be able to process more corrugated cardboard, plastic and other waste materials. ...


    By Presona AB

  • AWS signs additional plastics recycling deal with WRG

    AWS Eco Plastics has secured a deal to collect and recycle plastic bottles from two Waste Recycling Group sites. The new contract to collect baled plastic bottles from the Luton and Carnaby sites follows the current collection and recycling agreement between AWS and WRG’s Wrexham facility. AWS will recycle the bottles at its plant in Lincolnshire, which sorts the materials by colour and polymer. ...

  • Consumers Can Recycle and Sell used Cell Phones to Support Obama's E-Waste Strategy Through SellandRecycle.com

    As electronic devices such as computers, laptops, and cell phones have become indispensable to everyday life, it has alerted many to question where these items are ending up after use. Sadly, most of these electronic materials end up in landfills according to the EPA. The issue of proper e-waste management has finally piqued Government attention and cause for long overdue action on Obama’s ...


  • Taylor made washing lines for wet recycling of plastics by NEUE HERBOLD

    NEUE HERBOLD Maschinen- und Anlagenbau GmbH, located in Sinsheim/Germany manufactures and sells complete washing lines for the recycling of plastics waste. Prior to re-pelletizing the plastic waste must be size reduced, washed and if necessary foreign materials separated. NEUE HERBOLD washing lines, produce granules or flakes with a high quality even at today's required outputs. Materials which ...

  • M&S `closes the loop` with food-grade recycled plastic

    For the first time, Marks & Spencer  this week will sell food packaged with plastic recycled in Britain. The retailer has worked with plastic recycling plant Closed Loop Recycling and packaging supplier Reynolds to supply it with food-grade recycled plastic. M&S’ salad boxes are the final step ...

  • Vikoz Plastic Recyclers Now Offering Better Alternative To Landfill Fees

    Vikoz, the number one plastic recycler in the United States and Canada, is now offering a wide range of plastic scrap recycling services at lower costs, and sometimes a profit, to customers all across North America. The company has been thriving as a top choice for plastic scrap removal since opening in 1996. They also now offer toll grinding, the process of refining plastic ...


    By Vikoz Enterprises Inc.

  • China bans free plastic bags

    The government of China has ordered a ban on the production, sale and use of ultra-thin bags as of June 1. Supermarkets and shops will be banned from giving free plastic bags to customers as of that date, but they can sell the plastic bags. In a circular posted on the central government's website Tuesday, the General Office of the State Council China said it will encourage shoppers to use fewer ...

  • China orders fall for paper and plastic

    Orders from China have eased on plastic and cardboard causing concern in the industry. Cardboard prices have recently dropped by GBP£20, knocking its value per tonne down to GBP£60. MRW reported in March, when prices were GBP£105-GBP£110 a tonne, ...

  • Plastic export quality is poor, says trader

    A UK plastics trader and recycler has warned the industry not to get complacent with the current strong demand for material from China. AWS eco plastics commercial director Duncan Oakes said: “Demand should be lower as the Chinese economy is shrinking, compared to what it was in the past. But at the moment you can sell more than you can buy.” Oakes said the current strong overseas demand and ...

  • Plans for plants that can turn waste plastic into fuel

    A new plant which turns mixed waste plastics into liquid synthetic fuels is now fully operational in Ireland, with the promise of more similar plants to come in the UK and throughout Europe. Cynar Recycling’s first plant in Portlaoise, Ireland can process up to 20 tonnes of waste plastics per day, producing up to 19,000 litres of fuel products at a conversion rate of 95%. The plant uses a ...

  • Disposable plastic bags to disappear in Korean super supermarkets

    According to South Korean Ministry of Environment (KMOE), five major supermarket chains (about 800 stores) have suspended the use of disposable plastic bags as of February 1, 2012. In Korea there has been a charge for disposable plastic bag in discount stores and super supermarkets since 1999. Accordingto Act on the Promotion of Saving and Recycling of Resources, every store has had to sell ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • EPS Recycling Is Big Business

    Most people never give waste EPS a thought beyond the time it takes them carry large quantities of waste EPS to landfill. But for many businesses and plastic machinery factories, EPS recycling is serious business. In a nutshell, EPS recycling is the industry which revolves around the collection, compaction, crushing and pelletizing, ranging from food container to insulation sheet. ...


    By Harden Industries Ltd.

  • Primark defends recyclability of clothes

    Fashion giant Primark has hit back at critics who say the store encourages “fast fashion”. Primark is owned by Associated British Foods. Its head of external affairs Geoff Lancaster told MRW: “We believe our clothes are of an equal quality to those offered by others in the high street. We do not encourage disposability in any way. Our clothes are no less recyclable than those of any retailer. ...

  • New analysis of UK recovered plastics gives clarity to market situation

    The report, compiled by the UK’s resource efficiency experts WRAP, includes detailed analysis of recovered plastic flows, prices and the sustainability of end markets, including the risks and opportunities.  It reviews trends past and present, and updates on data reported by the organisation since the previous Plastic Market Situation Report was published in 2011.  Three key ...

  • Bollegraaf Recycling Machinery has built largest material recycling facility in UK

    Bollegraaf Recycling Machinery has built for Greenstar the largest co-mingled material recycling facility of the UK in Aldridge. The plant  has been fully operational since April 2008. After the facility for Cardiff County Council, this is the second large facility Bollegraaf has completed in 1.5 year. Since the government of England “buckled” down to the European legislation of waste ...

  • Poop to plastic? how what`s in your dumpster is suddenly a resource

    If you missed PopTech this year, you may not have heard. But waste is now a resource. If PopTech Fellow Ryan Smith can turn sewage sludge into plastic, Brooke Farrell (RecycleMatch Co-founder and PopTech Fellow) is pretty sure she can handle what's in your company's dumpster. RecycleMatch is creating markets for all kinds of things we once considered trash. Dubbed the eBay of Trash, RecycleMatch ...


    By 3BL Media

  • Recreational Recycling Boosts Local Economy

    Leafield is working round the clock to keep ahead of orders for their top-selling, high volume outdoor recycling unit the Envirobank 240L. Leafield MD Phil Maddox said: “Britain still has a long way to go to increase its recycling rates to meet the target to recycle 50% of waste by 2020 under the European Union’s Waste Framework Directive.” “Many councils are realising ...

  • Exciting opportunities for the recycling industry in Asia

    The Electronics Recycling Asia 2015 conference, organised by the World Recycling Forum (WRF), took place in the scenic surroundings of the Shangri-La Hotel Singapore, where the presidents of China and Taiwan had shaken hands at the very same location just a few days earlier. Although the number of participants in the conference was slightly lower than in previous years, their quality was ...

  • November 15th is America Recycles Day

    PHILADELPHIA -- November 15th is America Recycles Day. Each year our country produces almost 240 million tons of municipal solid waste, equivalent to nearly 4 ½ pounds of waste per person each day, most of which is recyclable. When we recycle, we conserve energy and natural resources, reduce air and water pollution and reduce greenhouse gases. By using our resources wisely, we ...

  • AERC Recycling Solutions to Exhibit at 2013 Pennsylvania Recycling Industries Congress

    The event is taking place at the State Capitol of Pennsylvania East Wing Rotunda on Tuesday, January 22 Flanders, NJ (PRWEB) January 18, 2013 AERC.com, Inc. (AERC Recycling Solutions), one of the largest electronics and Universal Waste recyclers in the United States, is scheduled to exhibit at the 2013 Pennsylvania ...


    By AERC Recycling Solutions

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